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Kunming Destination Guide

Discover Kunming in China

Kunming in the region of Yunnan with its 1,023,674 habitants is a town located in China - some 1,297 mi or ( 2087 km ) South-West of Beijing , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Kunming

Local time in Kunming is now 03:11 PM (Wednesday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Chongqing " with a UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Dien Bien Phu, Yuxi, Zhongshu, Xichang, and Dadukou. When in this area, you might want to check out Dien Bien Phu . We found some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Kunming ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Overland Southwest China 2 Dragon's Backbone Rice Terrace Fields

3:12 min by makaiohana
Views: 5692 Rating: 4.60 We left Yangshuo back to Guilin and took a two hour bus to Longsheng where we found an excellent lunch. From there we prepared to head up to the Dragon's backbone rice Terraces. We ..

Yunnan (云南) Part Four - Kunming (昆明)

3:00 min by TransparentChinese
Views: 1936 Rating: 5.00

After a few days of fun in Dali, we headed back to Kunming, the capital of Yunnan province. While this city is developing quickly along with the rest of China, it's still quite easy to get lost in the ..

Kunming, China, March 2007 Part 2

10:00 min by edatmpa
Views: 922 Rating: 3.00

Visit to Kunming with AACP insurance group ..

HIV/AIDS in Kunming - China

12:38 min by th63th63
Views: 689 Rating: 5.00

This is a short video about HIV/AIDS in China, and in particular about a project set up in Kunming city in Yunnan - one of the poorest provinces in China. It tells about the situation of AIDS in China ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Eastern and Western Pagodas

The Eastern and Western Pagodas (东寺塔与西寺塔; Dongsi Ta / Xisi Ta) are two pagodas, only about 200 metres apart, in the southern part of Kunming, Yunnan, China. Also known as the Pagoda of the East Temple and the Pagoda of the West Temple, they were constructed in the late eighth or early ninth century AD, under the rule of the Kingdom of Nanzhao.

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Located at 25.03 102.71 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Kunming, Visitor attractions in Kunming

Kunming Tuodong Sports Center

Kunming Tuodong Sports Center is a multi-purpose stadium in Kunming, China. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium holds 40,000 people. Tuodong Sports Center is located in downtown center of Kunming City at the elevation of 1,891m and occupying 5.4 ha. Tuodong Sports Center is one of the major sports centers in Yunnan province and Kunming City for physical training and various types of races and contests.

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Located at 25.04 102.73 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Kunming, Football venues in China, Multi-purpose stadiums in China, Sport in Kunming, Sports venues in Yunnan, Visitor attractions in Kunming

Wuhua District

Wuhua District is a district under the jurisdiction of Kunming Prefecture, Yunnan, China.

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Located at 25.04 102.71 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: County-level divisions of Kunming

1999 World Horticultural Exposition

The 1999 World Horticultural Exposition (昆明世博会) was an A1 category international garden festival as recognised by the International Association of Horticultural Producers in Kunming, China. The theme of the exposition was "Man and Nature, marching into the 21st century."

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Located at 25.04 102.71 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: 1999 in China, International Horticultural Exhibitions, Kunming, World's Fairs in China

Yunnan Provincial Museum

Yunnan Provincial Museum is located in Kunming, on Wuyi Lu. It houses an exhibition centered on Yunnan's ethnic minorities, as well as a collection of artifacts from tomb excavations at Jinning on the southern rim of Lake Dian.

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Located at 25.04 102.70 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: Ethnic museums in China, Museums in Kunming


Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Kunming